Original Title: MASCARA Spanish Title: English Title: MASCARA Year and month of production: 2019 Length: 3 minutes Production country: United Kingdom Genre: Animation Language: English Subtitles: No subtitles Trailer (link): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5j5GzG_xuM Web: Facebook:
Mascara is a wild manic romp somewhere of between the works Tex Avery and Blue is The Warmest Colour. It explores the internal struggle of two women who have fallen out of love with each other, in the external form of wrestling.
Yaz Reynolds is a British film maker currently working in the UK. She grew up in the Midlands and began illustrating at the age of 3, then never stopped. She started making short films and animations at the age of 16 and eventually attended Goldsmiths University of London, where she specialized in animation.
She has made several short films and comics exploring themes of gender, sexuality, and trauma. Her graduate film, Mascara, received 1st class honors and has been selected for two film festivals in Barcelona and has been featured on Film Shortage.